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Apply for the APRA Graduate Program

Graduate Program eligibility

You are welcome to apply to the APRA Graduate Program if you:

  • are an Australian or New Zealand citizenship or Australian permanent residency
  • have a minimum credit average from an Australian University with those with a background in accounting, actuarial, banking, commerce, econometrics, finance, financial modelling, law, mathematics, public policy and statistics highly regarded.

We will also consider high achieving graduates with strong research and analytical skills from all disciplines.

How to apply for the Graduate Program

We accept applications to the Gradate Program once a year. Applications for the 2020 APRA Graduate Program have now closed.

When completing the online form through the graduate section of the Career Opportunities page, you will be asked to provide:

  • personal information
  • resume (as an attachment)
  • application form
  • transcript of academic results
  • referees

Applicants may then be invited to undertake online assessments.

Shortlisted applicants will be asked to attend an assessment centre in Sydney (interstate applicants are required to cover their own travel costs). Candidates who succeed through this stage will then be invited to structured interviews at the APRA offices.

Important dates

  • Applications open: Monday 25 February 2019
  • Applications close: Sunday 31 March 2019
  • Applications screening & online testing: Tuesday 2 - Sunday 7 April 2019
  • Assessment Centres (held in Sydney): Friday 12, Monday 15 & Wednesday 17 April 2019
  • Second Stage interviews: Monday 29 April - Friday 3 May & Monday 20 - Friday 24 May 2019
  • Offers made: Early June 2019

What if I have more questions?

Find out what to expect about APRA Graduate Careers on our website. You can contact our recruitment team on (02) 9210 3287 or by email at graduatecareers [at] apra.gov.au.

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